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last update 29 August 2013 | version 2.6.2

 

Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus 1761)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:441185


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Lycaena Fabricius 1807 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

phlaeas Linnaeus 1761 [species]

Papilio

= phlaeoides Staudinger 1901

Chrysophanus

Considered by some authors as a subspecies of Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1758).

= polaris Courvoisier 1911

Lycaena

Considered by some authors as a subspecies of Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1758).


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Arthropoda

Subphylum

Hexapoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Superfamily

Papilionoidea

Family

Lycaenidae

Subfamily

Lycaeninae

Tribe

Lycaenini

Genus

Lycaena

Species

phlaeas



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Karsholt, Dr Ole & van Nieukerken, Dr Erik J.

group coordinator

Vliegenthart, Albert, Verovnik, Rudi & Wiemers, Martin

taxonomic specialist

Balletto, Emilio

associate specialist

Corley, Martin

associate specialist

Coutsis, John

associate specialist

de Prins, Willy

associate specialist

Huemer, Dr Peter

associate specialist

Jensen, Jens-Kjeld

associate specialist

Kullberg, Jaakko

associate specialist

Munguira, Miguel

associate specialist

Olafsson, Erling

associate specialist

Ronkay, Laszlo

associate specialist

Sammut, Paul M.

associate specialist

Settele, Josef

associate specialist

Tokar, Zdenko

associate specialist

van Swaay, Chris

associate specialist

Wahlberg, Niklas

associate specialist

Warren, Martin

associate specialist

van Oorschot, Harry & de Prins, Willy

former group coordinator (version 1)


References

Accepted name:

Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus 1761)

no references present in the database for this name

Species synonyms:

= phlaeoides Staudinger 1901

no references present in the database for this name

= polaris Courvoisier 1911

no references present in the database for this name




 

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